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Time Conference Program
8:00 am – 9:00 am

Check-in / Coffee & Networking

9:00 am – 9:10 am

Welcome Message

Ben Levy, Co-founder, BootstrapLabs

9:10 am – 9:35 am

Opening Keynote: Human + Machine: Reimagining Work in the Age of AI

Paul Daugherty, Chief Technology & Innovation Officer, Accenture

9:35 am – 10:05 am

Panel: Enterprise AI Applications and the Future of Work

Moderator: Andrew Salzman, Partner, Chasm Group


Igor Jablokov, Founder and CEO, Pryon Inc

Matt Swanson, CEO, Augment

Nisha Talagala, Chief Technology Officer at ParallelM

Sabrina Atienza, Founder,

10:05 am – 10:25 am

Keynote: AutoML: The Future of Machine Learning

Alex Holub, Founder, Vidora

10:25 am – 10:50 am

Keynote + Fireside Chat: Death of Moore’s Law


Tom Campbell, Founder & President, FutureGrasp, LLC

Madhav Thattai, Chief Operating Officer, Rigetti Computing

Sateesh Kumar, Founder, Pathtronic

10:50 am – 11:15 am

Coffee Break

11:15 am – 11:45 am

Panel: Industrial & Manufacturing AI Applications

Moderator: Macario Namie, Head of IoT Strategy at Cisco


Karen Kerr, Executive Managing Director, GE Ventures

George Mathew, CEO, Kespry

Matt Man, Founder,

Ramya Ravichandar, Director Product Management at FogHorn Systems, Inc

11:45 am – 12:10 pm

Keynote + Fireside Chat: How AI shapes the future of our energy system


Thomas Birr, SVP Innovation & Business Transformation, innogy

Stephen Comello, Director, Sustainable Energy Initiative, Stanford

Nicolai Wadstrom, Founder and CEO, BootstrapLabs

12:10 pm – 12:35 pm

Panel: Applied AI and Cybersecurity – Making the enterprise more secure

Moderator: Debra J. Farber, Data Privacy & Security Advisor

Will Summerlin, Founder, Pinn Technologies

Chris Merz, VP Security & Decision Products, Mastercard

Sean Kanuck, Director of Cyber, Space and Future Conflict, IISS

12:35 pm – 1:35 pm

Lunch + Networking

1:35 pm – 2:05 pm

Keynote + Fireside Chat: Savior or Destroyer? How AI Is transforming The Media

Alex Salkever, Author “Driver in the Driverless Car: How Our Technology Choices Can Change The Future”

Robbie Allen, CEO at Infinia ML, Exec Chairman at Automated Insights

Gilad Lotan, VP, Head of Data Science, BuzzFeed

2:05 pm – 2:35 pm

Panel: Applied AI in FinTech: Faster, Cheaper, Better?

Moderator: Ash Fontana, Managing Director, Zetta Venture Partners


Zachary Hanif, Director, Center for Machine Learning, Capital One

Sangeeta Chakraborty, Chief Customer Officer, Ayasdi

Shaunak Khire, Co-founder and CEO, EmmaAI

2:35 pm – 3:00 pm

Keynote + Fireside Chat: Autonomous Vehicles for Fleet-Based On-Demand Mobility


Evangelos Simoudis, Founder and Managing Director, Synapse Partners

John Absmeier, Head of Autonomous Mobility, Samsung

Nadeem Sheikh, VP of Self Driving Programs, Lyft

3:00 pm – 3:25 pm

Panel: AI Policymakers: the Need for Public/Private Partnership


Jane Macfarlane, CEO Seurat Labs & Director Smart Cities UC Berkeley


Kay Firth-Butterfield, Head Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, World Economic Forum

Norma Krayem, Sr Policy Advisor, Co-Chair, Cybersecurity and Privacy, Holland & Knight LLP

Tolga Kurtoglu, CEO, Parc

3:25 pm – 3:50 pm

Coffee Break

3:50 pm – 4:15 pm

Keynote + Fireside Chat: Applied AI in Healthcare: Deep Impact


Dan Faggella, CEO, TechEmergence

Kevin Hua, Sr. Manager A.I./Machine Learning, Bayer

Carolina Garcia Rizo, Chief Business Officer, Just Biotherapeutics

4:15 pm – 4:40 pm

Keynote + Fireside Chat: SoftBank Robotics AI Vision 2020


Steve Carlin, Chief Strategy Officer, SoftBank Robotics

Ben Levy, Co-Founder, BootstrapLabs

Doug Aley, Chief Revenue Officer, Ever AI

4:40 pm – 5:00 pm

Keynote: Where AI is today and where it’s going

Richard Socher, Chief Scientist, Salesforce

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Closing Remarks: BootstrapLabs

Nicolai Wadstrom, Founder and CEO, BootstrapLabs

Ben Levy, Co-Founder, BootstrapLabs

5:30 pm – 8:00pm

Closing Reception and Networking

Please note, agenda is subject to change.